|Monthly Medians||JUL 2017||YTD 2017|
|South African Composite||1.09%||3.98%|
|HedgeNews Africa Composite||1.31%||5.38%|
Johannesburg-based Laurium Capital, founded by Murray Winckler and Gavin Vorwerg, has reached the nine-year mark with its longest-running long/short equity fund, which has been...
Fund has returned a net annualised 14% since August 2006 with no negative years
Managed by Johannesburg-based Godfrey Mwanza and Roy Mutooni, the fund is up a net 14.9% in US dollars so far this year
Niche, black-owned, fixed income house Idwala Capital has gone live with its first fixed income hedge fund mandate, the result of an innovative joint...
Kenny Hearn, who is running Cape Town-based Asymmetry A, a private hedge fund, believes there is a new wave of asset management on the...
Empiric Capital, a scientific data-driven investment firm headquartered in London and Cape Town, has successfully deployed its algorithmic strategies
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Fundraising will likely slow and investor sentiment is more negative now, Preqin survey shows
The strategy is designed to have a low correlation to other asset classes, largely driven by an evolving set of diversified trading algorithms that profit from uncorrelated market phenomena
Johannesburg-based Obsidian Capital, founded by industry veterans Royce Long and Richard Simpson, is making steady progress with its multi-asset and long/short retail investor hedge...
New senior hire has more than 20 years' industry experience, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to fast-growing business
Frankish becomes operations director, while Ndlovu and De Bruin join management company team